noncontributory

adjective
non·​con·​trib·​u·​to·​ry | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈtri-byə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce noncontributory (audio) \

Definition of noncontributory

: making or involving no contribution: such as
a : involving, relating to, or being an employee benefit (such as a pension plan) which is entirely funded by the employer with no contribution from the employee a noncontributory pension noncontributory life insurance plans
b : making no contribution to a medical diagnosis A 52-year-old otherwise healthy man presented with a 11/2-month history of blisters on the sun-exposed areas of his face and dorsa of his hands. … Medical history was noncontributory; there was no family history of blistering disorders.JAMA

First Known Use of noncontributory

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncontributory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncontributory. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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noncontributory

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of noncontributory

: paid for completely by an employer : not requiring payments from the workers

noncontributory

adjective
non·​con·​trib·​u·​to·​ry | \ -kən-ˈtrib-yə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- How to pronounce noncontributory (audio) \

Medical Definition of noncontributory

: making no contribution to a medical diagnosis the patient's past history was noncontributory

noncontributory

adjective
non·​con·​trib·​u·​to·​ry | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈtri-byə-ˌtōr-ē \

Legal Definition of noncontributory

: making or involving no contribution specifically : involving, relating to, or being an employee benefit plan (as a pension plan) in which the employer pays the entire cost

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